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Toshizo Watanabe
$10 million gift supports students from Japan
Wien Scholar establishes the Toshizo Watanabe International Scholarship Program.
Shaina Gilbert standing with her hands on her hips smiling in a school hallway.
Going the Distance to Educate Young Leaders
When Shaina Gilbert ’10 set up a summer camp for children in Haiti, she thought it would be a one-summer thing. Today, the camp is entering its 10th year.
A black hole. Photo/Courtesy of the EHT
What Does a Black Hole Look Like?
We don't know for sure because we've never been able to take a picture of one. That may all be about to change due to the work of Professor of Astrophysics John Wardle.

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MELA 2018
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Challenging the status quo since 1948

  • Eleanor Roosevelt
    Brandeis Then: Eleanor Roosevelt

    Brandeis Board member. Feminist. Force to be reckoned with.

  • Anita Hill. Photo by Tony Cenicola/The New York Times/Redux
    Brandeis Now: Anita Hill

    University Professor. Feminist. Force to be reckoned with.